Karen Ledbetter

CPA | Shareholder


After growing up with five older brothers and sisters, it’s no surprise that Karen treats her clients like family.

She loves building relationships with her clients and helping them meet their personal and business goals. As a shareholder in the Audit and Assurance Group, Karen focuses on manufacturing, wholesale/distribution, professional services, and technology businesses. She uses her experience as a private industry accountant to understand their unique challenges.

Practice Emphasis

  • Privately owned companies
  • Audit, review, and compilation service management
  • Employee benefit plan audits and compliance

Proven Results

  • Worked closely with Clark Nuber team members to provide clients with superior customer service.
  • Assisted clients in strengthening their internal controls and operational processes.


  • Western Washington University, B.A. in Accounting
  • AICPA 2004, 2012 National Advanced Accounting & Auditing Technical Symposium
  • AICPA 2005, 2006 National Conference on Employee Benefit Plans
  • NHI 2013 Using the AASHTO Audit Guide for the Development of A/E Consultant Indirect Cost Rates NHI 2013 Successful Indirect Cost Rate Audits


  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • American Counsel of Engineering Companies
  • Seattle Architecture Foundation, Board Member

My Life by the Numbers


Purebred mutt named Emmy


Husband and 2 kids


Years old when she started playing pool, probably at the instigation of her


Older siblings

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